• CEO Series: Doug Parker - Read Article

    CEO Series: Doug Parker


    Doug Parker Title: Chairman and CEO Company: US Airways Describe your very first job and what lessons you learned from it. My first job was as a bagger at a…

  • At Your Service - Read Article

    At Your Service


    By Kerry Duff When Margret Thomas of Tucson was suffering from an agonizing headache in the middle of the night, her husband, Harold, called their primary care physician on his…

  • America’s Next Leader - Read Article

    America’s Next Leader


    The last time an Arizona politician stood at the threshold of the White House was 44 years ago, when Republican presidential nominee Barry Goldwater introduced a new form of conservative…

  • Big Money, Tight Times-SBA Loans Can Help - Read Article

    Big Money, Tight Times-SBA Loans Can Help


    By Don Weiner It may be true that numbers don’t lie, but they don’t always tell the whole story. When the 2008 fiscal third quarter ended June 30, statewide Small…

  • Calling the Shots - Read Article

    Calling the Shots


    Many Americans are no longer satisfied with the U.S. health care system and want to exert significant control over their own medical care. They are no longer patients in the…

  • The Tourist Trade - Read Article

    The Tourist Trade


    By Don Weiner Arizona’s tourism industry expects to take more than a few hits from an uncertain economy. “Whenever we see a downturn in the economy like this, especially when…

  • The Long View - Read Article

    The Long View


    By Melissa Bordow In real estate, as in love, beauty is in the eye of the beholder. So when you ask major players in the Valley’s office-condominium market how attractive…

  • The “B” Word-Bankruptcy isn’t always a bad thing - Read Article

    The “B” Word-Bankruptcy isn’t always a bad thing


    The word “bankruptcy” sends chills down the spines of many business owners and executives as they envision certain financial demise. But bankruptcy is no longer the frightening phenomenon it once…